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Title Property Record of 22 Whitfield Avenue 19 & 21 Whitfield Avenue)
Catalog Number 2007.09.543
Scope & Content Property Record of 22 Whitfield Avenue (19 & 21 Whitfield Avenue)


- Lot 251 only -

1874 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: E.R. Wheelock, Sugar Grove, PA and C.H. Smith, Mason City, Iowa
1883 Assigned: Darwin Wentworth, Sugar Grove, PA
1886 Assigned: Alexander Wentworth
1887 Assigned: Florence Davidson, NYC, NY


- Lot 252 only -

1874 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Leander Dean, Harmony, NY/ 99 years from 19 August 1872/ Term rent $50.00
1875 Assigned: Darwin Wentworth, C.H. Smith and E.R. Wheelock, Sugar Grove, PA
1887 Assigned: Florence Davidson, NYC and Laramie County, Territory of Wyoming


- Lots 251 & 252 -

1889 Both leases assigned to Mary E. Christie, Springfield, OH/ Note: She gave up most of North End of Lot 251 for park and street use and about ten feet of the Northeast end of Lot 252, facing the Lake for a public Promenade


- Smaller Lots 251 & 252 - (North Promenade)

1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Mary E. Christie/ 253/597
1907 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Harriette M. Young, NYC


- Lot 253 only -

1873 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Mrs. Joanna Steward, Panama, NY/ 99 years from 19 August 1872/ Term rent $50.00
1875 Assigned: D.D. Pickett, Ravenna, OH
1878 Assigned: Miss Annie R. Conwell, Anderson, IN
1889 Assigned: Mary E. Christie, Springfield, OH
1907 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Harriette M. Young, NYC/ 331/628


- Lots 251, 252 & 253 - (Site of the Indiana Inn)

1907 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Harriette M. Young/ 331/633


- Lots 233 & 235 - across Whitfield Avenue (Site of Indiana Annexes)

1908 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Harriette M. Young/ 345/88
1920 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Alline Young, Chautauqua, NY/ Note: Alline Young who operated the boarding house named Indiana Inn and Annexes married Edwin H. Ley of Warren, PA in the 1920s/ The Inn went out of business in 1935 and in 1936 Mrs. Ley assigned her interest in all five Lots and three cottages to the Receivers of Chautauqua Institution
1936 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Henrietta T. Campbell, Pittsburgh, PA
1940 Chautauqua Institution deed: Mrs. Henrietta T. Campbell/ In lieu of several leases to her/ 653/174 and 653/177
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Christie, Mary E.
Pickett, D.D.
Campbell, Henrietta T.
Wheelock, E.R.
Smith, C.H.
Wentworth, Darwin
Wentworth, Alexander
Davidson, Florence
Dean, Leander
Young, Harriette M.
Steward, Joanna
Conwell, Annie R.
Young, Alline
Ley, Edwin H.
Ley, Alline Young
Real Estate
cottages
Object Name Property reference file
Classification Real Estate
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Need to Classify
Catalog type Archive
Dates of Accumulation 2007
Cottage Nickname Original Indiana Inn